Neighborhood Connections offers rides through their community-supported transportation program which serves residents in the towns of Andover, Bondville, Chester, Jamaica, Landgrove, Londonderry, Peru, South Londonderry, Windham, Winhall, and Weston. Rides are provided on the Mountain Town Connector, a wheelchair-accessible, AWD Ford Transit van, or by volunteers driving their own vehicles. The program offers on-demand scheduling as well as some scheduled group trips at no cost. There is no income criteria, and while medical rides are prioritized, ride categories include but are not limited to:
- Medical and other essential appointments
- Shopping for food and other necessities
- Addressing unexpected transportation hardships
- Social and recreational outings
- Access to Neighborhood Connections and community programming
Door-through-door service is offered as needed. Upon request, drivers will accompany a rider into their appointment or activity, assisting and advocating. Social work and advocacy services are also available through staff case managers.
Call 802.824.4343 to schedule a ride. Please provide 48 hours notice for ride requests whenever possible.